Online Casino Sky Vegas player bags £1.5million from a £2.25 spin
On Tuesday night, Sky Vegas, Sky’s online casino, saw one of the of the biggest single wins on a UK online slot in the history of online gaming when Mr ‘L. A.’ scooped £1,547,415.18 from a £2,25 stake.
The North London-based punter bagged the life-changing sum while playing one of Sky Vegas’ newest and most popular online slot games, Millionaire’s Club.
The man’s life changed forever at 9.55pm when on spinning the reels, he landed three Millionaire's Club logos which sent him to the Millionaire's Wheel feature, where the wheel landed on the jackpot. For a £2.25 stake, Mr L. A. watched his winnings roll up to £1,547,415, landing him the progressive jackpot and making him an instant millionaire.
The win came at a perfect time for sales manager Mr L.A., who is engaged to be married and intends to his spend some of his winnings on a new home, as well as an idyllic holiday to the Seychelles.
A flabbergasted Mr L.A. said: “To be honest, I’m still in shock. I thought I was dreaming! I’ve been playing the game for the last month in the hope of winning a million but hitting the jackpot is one of those things you always think happens to other people.”
Managing director of Sky Betting & Gaming, Richard Flint, said: “We are delighted to see Sky Vegas’ first Millionaire’s Club instant millionaire. Skyvegas.com now has over 100 of the best games on the internet, and this is attracting players in record numbers - so we expect to see more big wins like this in the coming months”.
“Our congratulations go out to him and his fiancée. Winning big for a small outlay is every player’s dream and last night Mr L.A.’s dream came true.”
Millionaire’s Club Slot is a nine line, five reel progressive online slot game, which players can play from 10p up to £180 per spin and a minimum progressive jackpot of £175,000.